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99 Ranch uses 24,000 gallons of water a day

I just read an article of the SF Chronicle website, not sure if all the facts are true. But, they printed it so it must...

Original post made by highdiver on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by sknywench, on Nov 9, 2015 at 2:27 pm | 7 comments | 752 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Realtors market to Chinese to drive up prices, profits

In the Nov 30 SF Chronicle, Columnist Kathleen Pender writes: "About a dozen ... Realtors returned last week from a trip...

Original post made by Just Greed? on Nov. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 412 Views

AROUND TOWN

Second preschool OK'd for Vintage Hills Shopping Center

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved a bid by Genius Kids to open a second preschool and daycare facility in the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Local, on Nov 9, 2015 at 10:44 am | 10 comments | 1687 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Starbucks wins city's OK for a stand-alone kiosk in Rose Pavilion

Starbucks, which just opened its new Starbucks Evening coffee house on Pleasanton's Main Street, won approval last week for...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Like, on Nov 9, 2015 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1364 Views

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Community of Character - Scholarship Deadline is Mon, Nov 9, 2015

The Community of Character Collaborative invites all High School seniors in Pleasanton to apply for the annual Juanita Haugen...

Original post made by Ken mano on Nov. 8, 2015
There are no comments yet. 252 Views

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Foothill: 35, Amador Valley 7; game on TV30 tonight

Tri-Valley Television covered Friday night's game which Foothill High won 35-7 over Amador Valley, with the station's play-by-play...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 7, 2015 at 6:44 pm | 2 comments | 2433 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh

Heard that the transcript of the Varnish hearing is available. Will PW get and post it? Might be fun reading to actually...

Original post made by George on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by OhReally?, on Nov 7, 2015 at 2:14 pm | 14 comments | 1267 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mariachi makes musical arrival in Pleasanton

A new musical program has arrived in Pleasanton, adding the sounds of the guitarron and vihuela to the school district's...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Annoyed White Girl, on Nov 7, 2015 at 1:00 pm | 4 comments | 2446 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Harmony Fusion Chorus at Lynnewood United Methodist at 2 p.m. today

Ever have a song stuck in your head that you can't get rid of? And it's a song you're embarrassed to even admit liking? Read...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Gary Harmon, on Nov 7, 2015 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 1011 Views

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Planners OK Starbucks drive-up kiosk at Rose Pavilion

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved plans by Starbucks to build a drive-up/walk up-only coffee shop in the Rose...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2015
Last comment by no, on Nov 6, 2015 at 10:36 pm | 11 comments | 2210 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

It's the big game: Foothill vs. Amador Valley Friday night

Make no mistake about it, the East Bay Athletic League football championship banner will hang in Pleasanton this season,...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Footballers friend, on Nov 6, 2015 at 10:16 pm | 11 comments | 3522 Views

AROUND TOWN

Homemade Signs Posted All Over!!

I can appreciate people wanting to advertise or post a lost pet notice around town. The problem is when the event is over...

Original post made by Don on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 6, 2015 at 9:44 pm | 7 comments | 916 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diwali celebration to shine light on Pleasanton schools' music program

A celebration of the Indian holiday Diwali is coming to Pleasanton next month to raise money for the school district's band...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by WIOP, on Nov 6, 2015 at 6:05 pm | 6 comments | 3598 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Obama Rejcts Construction of Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

Which is the lesser evil, Keystone oil pipeline or moving the crude by rail car? Which has the least impact on the environment? With...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 4 comments | 261 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

EPA now has our Air Conditioners in its Crosshairs!

Oh those Democrats or "Progressives" as they like to call themselves. ("Progressives" is a term that the Democrats believe...

Original post made by Not Progressive on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Pololo Mololo, on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:30 pm | 5 comments | 337 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SF Sheriff thrown out of office

Ross Mirkarimi lost Tuesday's election. He was even worse than we all thought. He's blamed for the shooting death of...

Original post made by Sam on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 6, 2015 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 308 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Did you receive a major census survey?

I recall weeks ago the question on this site, but don't know how to search back to find it to see comments. Subsequently,...

Original post made by Victim on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 6, 2015 at 5:14 am | 5 comments | 565 Views

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Council gives go-ahead for Veterans Memorial at Pioneer Cemetery

A City Council that just a few years ago was reluctant to spend $1 to acquire the historic, but run-down cemetery on Sunol...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Patriot, on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:03 pm | 4 comments | 1306 Views

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Is clutter stressing you out?

Clutterless Self Help Group meets every Monday from 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary & St. John Coptic Orthodox Church, 4300 Mirador...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Volunteer, on Nov 5, 2015 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 1247 Views

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Council again postpones hearing on Lund Ranch

A public hearing scheduled for tonight on a bid by Greenbriar Homes to build 50 houses on the now-vacant 195-acre Lund Ranch...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by map, on Nov 4, 2015 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 1069 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 681 views

Representing me or my money?
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